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Welcome to Murphy Ferry ...

Murphy Ferry is located in Humphreys County<1>.

The location of Murphy Ferry has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

Murphy Ferry is 70 feet [21 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Murphy Ferry lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Murphy Ferry is within the boundaries of the (662) area code.

Communities near Murphy Ferry ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Murphy Ferry.

  • Hollandale [Washington County]
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    • Hollandale [Washington County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the west of Murphy Ferry
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,304 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hollandale have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hollandale
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hollandale<5>
  • Rolling Fork [Sharkey County]
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    • Rolling Fork [Sharkey County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southwest of Murphy Ferry
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,929 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rolling Fork
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rolling Fork<5>
  • Belzoni [Humphreys County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Belzoni
    • Belzoni [Humphreys County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the east of Murphy Ferry
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,915 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Belzoni
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Belzoni<5>
  • Inverness [Sunflower County]
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    • Inverness [Sunflower County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the north of Murphy Ferry
    • Estimated population in 2019: 866 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Inverness have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Inverness
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Anguilla [Sharkey County]
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      • Anguilla [Sharkey County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southwest of Murphy Ferry
      • Estimated population in 2019: 625 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Anguilla have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Anguilla
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Anguilla<5>
    • Isola [Humphreys County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Isola
      • Isola [Humphreys County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Murphy Ferry
      • Estimated population in 2019: 611 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Isola
    • Arcola [Washington County]
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      • Arcola [Washington County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Murphy Ferry
      • Estimated population in 2019: 321 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Arcola have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Silver City [Humphreys County]
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      • Silver City [Humphreys County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the east of Murphy Ferry
      • Estimated population in 2019: 288 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Silver City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Silver City
    • Louise [Humphreys County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Louise
      • Louise [Humphreys County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Murphy Ferry
      • Estimated population in 2019: 169 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Louise have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Louise
    • Gooden Lake [Humphreys County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gooden Lake
      • Gooden Lake [Humphreys County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the east of Murphy Ferry
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gooden Lake

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Murphy Ferry. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Murphy Ferry.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Murphy Ferry. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Murphy Ferry.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Murphy Ferry. See our Newspapers Page for Murphy Ferry.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Murphy Ferry ...

Looking for more information about Murphy Ferry? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Murphy Ferry, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Murphy Ferry.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Murphy Ferry. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for State of Mississippi: https://www.ms.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Mississippi's counties, including Humphreys, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Murphy Ferry - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Murphy Ferry) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Murphy Ferry. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.1221, Longitude: -90.6979       In this case, the coordinates for Murphy Ferry have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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